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How many gold medals have US women won in the history of the Winter Olympics?


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2010-02-28 10:09:16
2010-02-28 10:09:16

Women have been awarded 35 of the 86 gold medals earned by US Olympic teams at Winter Olympic Games.

1948

  • Gretchen Fraser, Alpine Skiing, Women's slalom

1952

  • Andrea Mead Lawrence, Alpine Skiing, Women's giant slalom
  • Andrea Mead Lawrence, Alpine Skiing, Women's slalom

1956

  • Tenley Albright, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles

1960

  • Carol Heiss, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles

1968

  • Peggy Fleming, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles

1972

  • Barbara Cochran, Alpine Skiing, Women's slalom
  • Anne Henning, Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters
  • Dianne Holum, Speed Skating, Women's 1500 meters

1976

  • Dorothy Hamill, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles
  • Sheila Young, Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters

1984

  • Debbie Armstrong, Alpine Skiing, Women's giant slalom

1988

  • Bonnie Blair, Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters

1992

  • Kristi Yamaguchi, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles
  • Donna Weinbrecht, Freestyle Skiing, Women's moguls
  • Cathy Turner, Short Track Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters
  • Bonnie Blair, Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters
  • Bonnie Blair, Speed Skating, Women's 1000 meters

1994

  • Diann Roffe, Alpine Skiing, Women's super-G
  • Cathy Turner, Short Track Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters
  • Bonnie Blair, Speed Skating, Women's 500 meters
  • Bonnie Blair, Speed Skating, Women's 1000 meters

1998

  • Picabo Street, Alpine Skiing, Women's super-G
  • Tara Lipinski, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles
  • Nikki Stone, Freestyle Skiing, Women's aerials
  • United States women's national ice hockey team, Ice Hockey, Women's competition

2002

  • Jill Bakken and Vonetta Flowers, Bobsleigh, Two-woman
  • Sarah Hughes, Figure Skating, Ladies' singles
  • Tristan Gale, Skeleton, Women
  • Kelly Clark, Snowboarding, Women's halfpipe
  • Chris Witty, Speed Skating, Women's 1000 meters

2006

  • Julia Mancuso, Alpine Skiing, Women's giant slalom
  • Hannah Teter, Snowboarding, Women's halfpipe

2010

  • Hannah Kearney, Freestyle Skiing, Women's moguls
  • Lindsey Vonn, Alpine Skiing, Women's downhill

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